December 19, 2010


Today’s meeting of the GTPCC was held in The Community Room of Howell Furniture, 6095 Folsom, Beaumont, Texas 

Attendance:15 Members and 4 Guests.

Guest Speaker: Gene Lindsey CEO of PlantIt Webs

Dr. Sam  Giglio Opened Q&A Discussion Group, at 1:45 p.m.

Subjects discussed;  I Care recovery program.  Works well.  Free until Christmas.

Dr. Sam suggested to make image and save programs that are free for limited time.

Discussion on why computer slows down when using new programs.

Dr. Sam reminded us of recycling program at Lamar.  Goodwill was also mentioned.

Discussion on problems running mix drives.

Dr. Sam mentioned backing up files on Microsoft Outlook.

www.clickfree.com was discussed.

Acronis 2011 available at www.ugr.com.

Discussion on creating an identical system when changing motherboard.


At 2:30 Don Schoening introduced Guest Speaker  Gene Lindsey, CEO of PlantIt Webs. Gene presented “I Want A Website”.

He explained reasons why you would want a website, how to obtain domain names, web hosts and web designers. Also Gene discussed Costs, private registrations, site safety and editors.

Gene offered GTPCC members a 30% discount for his website services. (Visit GTPCC web page/Discount Programs/Active Discounts).

At 3:20, Don Schoening thanked Gene and remined us of the give away table.January  meeting will be Digital Security & Surveillance by Bret Blackman of Maverick Communications. 

Drawing for Door Prizes held by Treasurer, Jerry McDaniel 

Door Prizes Winners were:

Tanya Hampton: Don't break the Bottle Donated by Barnes & Noble
Angela Walker: Two decks of playing cards Donated by Barnes & Noble
Billy Hardee12 foot RG6 Coaxial Cable Donated by GTPCC
Bob Finch: DVD+R with case & 2 CD Storage Cases Donated by GTPCC
Gwen Jones: 3 in 1 micro Digital Camcorder Donated by GTPCC
Vincent Oclsimey: DVD Copy 4 Donated by GTPCC

Meeting Adjourned at 3:45 

Submitted by,


GTPCC Secretary